Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
750 PM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

PASCAGOULA TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT 60 NM

SEAS ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3
OF THE WAVES...ALONG WITH THE OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE AVERAGE HIGHEST
TEN PERCENT OF THE WAVES.

GMZ500-GMZ501-021330-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
750 PM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.SYNOPSIS...A SLOW MOVING COLD WILL FINALLY PUSH THROUGH THE COASTAL
WATERS ON TUESDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE COASTAL
WATERS WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY. MEANWHILE...FALLING PRESSURES
ALONG THE COAST ARE PRODUCING ENHANCED WIND GUSTS FREQUENTLY TO
GALE FORCE THIS EVENING. THESE CONDITIONS SHOULD IMPROVE BY 10 PM
BUT MAY REDEVELOP LATER TONIGHT AS MORE STORMS MOVE ACROSS THE
NORTH GULF WATERS.

$$

GMZ534-021330-
LAKE BORGNE-
750 PM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS 35
KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER 10 PM. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.

$$

GMZ532-021330-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
750 PM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 35 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING... THEN BECOMING
NORTHEAST 10 KNOTS AFTER 10 PM. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 1 FOOT OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

$$

GMZ536-538-021330-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
750 PM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 40 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN
BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

$$

GMZ555-557-021330-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MISSISSIPPI TO STAKE ISLAND OUT
20 NM-
750 PM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
NEAR 45 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO NEAR
45 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN EASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

$$

GMZ550-552-021330-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON LA TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER
LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA OUT 20 NM-
750 PM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 30 TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
NEAR 45 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AND EASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

$$

GMZ575-577-021330-
COASTAL WATERS FROM STAKE ISLAND LA TO SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MISSISSIPPI TO STAKE ISLAND
LOUISIANA OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
750 PM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO NEAR
40 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3
TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

$$

GMZ570-572-021330-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA
RIVER LA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO
PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
750 PM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
NEAR 45 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO NEAR
45 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN EASING TO
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 9 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH LATE IN
THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING WEST IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

$$

GMZ530-021330-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
750 PM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER 10 PM. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2
SECONDS SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

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